Monthly Archives: August 2019

Link Up with Your Legislator-

by Alexandra Weingarth, Policy and Advocacy Director I have been traveling around the state meeting with you- our wonderful members, and our elected officials. I would like to share a story of how impactful your visit could be. This is a true story of a Congressman that was recently on a visit with one of […]

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Ohio Department of Aging encourages Ohioans to check on older loved ones and neighbors

With hot, stormy days in the forecast, Ohio Department of Aging encourages Ohioans to check on older loved ones and neighbors Assess risks, check for vital supplies, and ensure access to help if needed Columbus, Ohio – Forecasters are predicting high temperatures and the possibility of dangerous storms over much of Ohio for the first […]

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Qualifying for Disability Benefits While in Hospice

If you are in hospice care, you might be eligible for financial aid. The Social Security Administration (SSA) offers benefits for people who are unable to work due to a serious illness. People in hospice almost always medically qualify for disability benefits. In fact, your family may be eligible for additional resources as well. The […]

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Let’s Work Together To Make Processes Better!

OUR TAKE – by Beth Foster, RN, BA, CPHQ, CEHCH Let’s Work Together To Make Processes Better! On Thursday, August 8th the Home Health Committee met with Ohio Department of Medicaid (ODM) representatives to discuss issues our members are having with the Medicaid Managed Care Plans. ODM suggested that OCHCH and the department set up […]

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RCTC: An Online Learning Tool for Our Members

RCTC is a Special Online learning tool that Members of the Ohio Association for Home Care and Hospice can enjoy at a reduced rate. If you can't attend one of our workshops in person this resource is a must have for you and your agency! RCTCLEARN.NET is an academic based e-learning system partnering with home [...] Read More